Entries by Linda Harman

Proposal for solar farm off Church Lane

On Monday EDF Energy presented a project proposal to the Parish Council.  It involves the creation of a large solar farm on land to the west and south of the converter station and current solar farm on Church Lane, as outlined in red above.  The land outlined in green is proposed to be a battery […]

obituary; FRANK  VIVIEN  HIGGINS 1929-2021

The following tribute has been written by Councillor Peter Kemp: Frank, one of the kindest most generous and helpful people to have lived in Aldington. His family have lived at Poulton Manor Farm for approximately 100 years. He and his elder brother Eric ran a dairy there for many years. The dairy was like everything […]

Wednesday Workshop – Have your say!

It’s been tricky – but the Team have continued to work towards  developing our Neighbourhood Plan.  Your responses to Questionnaire 1 have shaped the Vision and Objectives of the draft Plan – which are revealed in the new website section and will be discussed in two online workshops that we will run next week. The […]

Parish Newsletter April/May

Parish News for April/ May now out.  Printed copies can be picked up in Aldington Post Office or Aldington Fresh Foods. If you’d like to distribute these to people in your road please contact us.

April Parish Council meeting cancelled.

Due to being in a period of national mourning all public meetings are suspended until after the funeral of the Duke of Edinburgh. The next virtual Aldington and Bonnington Parish Council meeting will be therefore be held on Wednesday 5th May at 7.30pm. As always, any concerns can be sent by email to clerk@abpc.org.uk  

Village Views Photography Competition

The location of Aldington and Bonnington, being just above the Romney Marshes and, in the case of Aldington, upon a ‘hurst’ (or hill) means that we all enjoy some spectacular views. We are seeking to document those views so that they can be recorded as part of the character of our area – and to […]

Remembrance Sunday, 8th November 2020

Sadly, for the first time in history, Services of Remembrance nationally will be closed the public, in line with the Government’s latest advice.  This means that the Remembrance Sunday event at the Aldington, Bonnington & Hurst War Memorial will be much reduced this year, in order to comply with national guidelines and to keep everyone safe. Instead, […]

COVID-19 Helpline

If you need help during lockdown, or in order to self-isolate; Telephone : 01233 721838  or 07802 776779 or contact the volunteer group on FaceBook via the Aldington and Bonnington’s Action and Support Group for the Coronavirus Ashford Borough Council support can be accessed via the dedicated website section.  Anyone having difficulty please contact Councillor Linda […]